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Microsoft Corporation (MSFT)
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Why Tech Still Looks So Attractive
Introduction - tech on the mend "Tech" is almost always in fashion when the economy is expanding. In the late 1800s, for example, steel production involved high technology. The application of technology to oil extraction allowed the Oil Age to flourish. Today, when we talk about tech, we g…
I'm Sticking With CVS And Walgreens, My Last Two Losers
In April of 2015 I skimmed 15 of the largest cap Dividend Achievers. The Portfolio consists of the following 15 companies. Nike (NYSE: NKE ), CVS (NYSE: CVS ), Walgreens (NASDAQ: WBA ), Microsoft (NASDAQ: MSFT ), 3M (NYSE: MMM ), Colgate-Palmolive (NYSE: CL ), Johnson & Johnson (NYSE: JNJ …
Microsoft Looks Like An Elephant That Can Still Dance
Very large companies tend to struggle to innovate and grow, and large tech companies in particular historically have a very hard time remaking themselves over time. With that, yesterdays leaders in tech are seldom todays leaders and todays leaders seldom become tomorrow…
No Recipe For Success: Low Margins In A Competitive Industry
After nearly 30 years of operating in a relatively stable industry, this firm's profits, ROIC, and margins have all fallen in recent years as competition has flooded the market. However, the stock's valuation has not adjusted to reflect new competitive pressures or the rapidly deteriorating fu…
Microsoft launches quantum programming language, commits $50M to AI drive
Microsoft (NASDAQ: MSFT ) launches Q#, a programming language for quantum computers, and software that allows developers to test programs on a traditional desktop or the Azure cloud platform. More news on: Microsoft Corporation, Tech stocks news, Read more …
Where To Invest To Benefit From The Corporate Tax Cut
Introduction It appears likely that the House and Senate will reconcile their legislative differences and come up with a single plan that both the House and Senate will pass. It is almost a certainty that President Trump will sign the new tax legislation if Congress sends him a package. Fo…
Microsoft's Trillion Dollar Question
Article thesis Some analysts believe that Microsoft's ( MSFT ) market capitalization could reach $1 trillion by 2020, which is far too aggressive, I think. Even without this happening Microsoft's shareholders should see solid returns over the coming years, which makes Microsoft's shares wort…
Microsoft Poised To Take Over The (Smart) Universe
Firstly to my readers, I am back after a rather long hiatus. Due to the nature of my work, I had a trading restriction as well as a conflict of interest which prevented me from publishing any articles or opinions on investment ideas. Fortunately, this restriction has since expired and I am, ag…
Park Place Technologies selects Microsoft Cloud to transform sales and customer engagement
CLEVELAND and REDMOND, Wash. , Dec. 11, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Park Place Technologies Inc. ( www.parkplacetechnologies.com ), a global leader in datacenter third-party maintenance and support, and Microsoft Corp. (Nasdaq: "MSFT") have announced they are planning to collaborate on driving…
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